sea connected to the Atlantic Ocean surrounded by the Mediterranean region
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The Mediterranean Sea borders several countries in Europe, Asia and Africa. The region is hugely popular with international tourists, both for the warm and sunny Mediterranean climate, and for the ancient and modern civilisations that have risen and fallen here over millennia.

See also Ferries in the Mediterranean.




Twenty-one countries and several territories have a coastline on the Mediterranean Sea. They are, roughly clockwise from the Strait of Gibraltar:





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